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Academic Onefile : A source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. Has extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature etc.
Academic Search Complete (SUNYConnect):A multidisciplinary databases of more than 6,100 periodicals with coverage for some journals going back to 1887.
Academic Video Online: Search for:American History in Video, Area Studies Video Online, Art and Architecture Video Online, Business and Economics Video Online, Counseling and Therapy in Video, Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume II, Criminal Justice and Law in Video, Dance in Video, Education in Video, Ethnic Studies Video Online, Ethnographic Video Online, Filmakers Library Online, Health and Healthcare in Video, Humanities Video Online, Nursing Education in Video, Opera in Video, Philosophy and Religious Studies in Video, Politics and Current Affairs Video Online, Psychology Video Online, Science Video Online, Theatre in Video, Women's and Gender Studies Video Online, World History in Video, World Languages and Literature in Video
Accessible Archives: Contains a wealth of historical documents such as African American Newspapers (1827-1902), American County Histories, Civil War Diaries, as well as such resources as Godey's Ladies Book, The Pennsylvania Gazette, The Lily, The Virginia Gazette, The Liberator, and much more.
African American Music Reference: Includes over 42,000 essays and images from 162 sources. Topics covered include blues, jazz, spirituals, civil rights songs, slave songs, minstrelsy, rhythm and blues, gospel, and other forms of black American musical expression.
African American Newspapers: This enormous collection of African American newspapers contains a wealth of information about cultural life and history during the 1800s and is rich with first-hand reports of the major events and issues of the day, including the Mexican War, Presidential and Congressional addresses,
Agriculture Collection : With broad coverage of agriculture and its related fields, this collection provides a comprehensive view of this area of knowledge
AICPA Accounting Literature (password required -call the reference desk at x3222) : Library has access to Not-for-Profit Organizations - Checklists and Illustrative Financial Statements. Click on "My Subscriptions" under "Additional Resources" and enter password to access.
Alt HealthWatch (SUNYConnect): focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.
America: History and Life: Locate research articles on the history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. Citations, summaries, and links full text articles are available, with coverage dating back to 1954.
American Civil War Letters and Diaries: Contains over 2000 authors and approximately 100,000 pages of diaries, letters and memoirs from the American Civil War Era
American History in Video: provides the largest and richest collection of video available online for the study of American history, with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles on completion.
American National Biography: Locate full text biographies for over 17,400 American men and women. Includes images.
American Song (audio): A history database that allows people to hear and feel the music from America's past (includes content from the original African American Music database). Includes songs by and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers, and cowboys. Also included are the songs of Civil Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests, and more.
Annual Reviews: Locate full text analytic reviews in 33 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Physical, and Social Sciences. Coverage dates back to the 1930s for some publications.
AP News Monitor (SUNYConnect): AP News provides near real-time access to top world-wide news from Associated Press on a continuous basis. This collection includes AP Top News, WorldStream, Financial News, AP Online, U.S. Politics & Government and 50 State Reports. End users can immediately access the full text of the NewsMonitor-delivered web content, by following the link in the record. The index to the full text content in AP News is held for a rolling 30-day archive, so users can enjoy the previous 30 days of news relating to their search interests.
Applied Science and Technology Source (SUNYConnect): contains indexing and abstracts for nearly 800 core English-language, scientific and technical publications back to 1983. Full text of articles is available from more than 220 periodicals dating back to 1997. Content includes coverage of a wide variety of applied science specialties—acoustics to aeronautics, neural networks to nuclear and civil engineering, computers and informatics and much more. Contains the full text of computing journals as well as the applied sciences.
Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts: an indexing and abstracting tool covering health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education. Updated monthly, ASSIA provides a comprehensive source of social science and health information for the practical and academic professional. Subjects include: Education, Family, Gerontology, Health services, Housing, Mental health services, Nursing, Social work, and Substance abuse
Area Studies Video Online: covers Middle Eastern studies, Latin American, African, Eastern European, Asian, and other global communities. The collection includes films focused on cultural, political, and socioeconomic issues and provides an interdisciplinary resource for every region of the world.
ArtStor: Contains over 550,000 high quality images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images.
Art and Architecture in Video: a collection of documentaries and interviews illustrating the history, theory and practice of art, design and architecture.
Art Full Text: covers fine, decorative and commercial art, as well as photography, folk art, film, architecture and much more.
Artemis Literary Resources: Contains primary sources, critical articles, literary and cultural analysis, and biographies. Integrates Literature Resources from Gale and Literature Criticism Online into a single research environment.
Asian American Drama: Contains 252 plays (many previously unpublished) by 42 playwrights. Also includes selected playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related to the plays.
Associates Program Source (SUNYConnect):Contains 1,000 full text journal and 11 full text books.
Biography & Genealogy Master Index: Locate citations to biographical articles published in reference books. Use to locate information on people both living and deceased, from all areas of the world.
Black Drama: Contains approximately 1200 plays by 201 playwrights. Also includes selected playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related to the plays.
Business Insights: Essentials : Provides company and industry information on thousands of global companies, as well as topical business information.
Business & Economics Video Online: Subjects covered include marketing, sales, finance, macro & microeconomics, personnel management, logistics & operations, strategy, negotiations, theory, cross-cultural issues, social media marketing, ethics, project management, leadership, and entrepreneurship.
Business Economics and Theory : With a strong emphasis on titles covered in the EconLit database, this collection provides academic journals and magazines focusing on topics in economics. Contains more than 150 full-text journals for research.
Business Source Complete (SUNYConnect): Provides full text for over 3000 scholarly business journals. Coverage includes virtually all subject areas related to business and dates back to 1922.
Canadian Reference Centre (SUNYConnect): Contains Canadian magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books. Also contains images and biographies.
Choice Reviews Online: Search for Book Reviews
Chronicle of Higher Education: Learn what is going on in other colleges and universities. The Chronicle is the academic newspaper of choice for many in higher education. Requires a username/password for access. Call the reference desk at 673-3222 for more information
CINAHL Plus with Full Text (SUNYConnect): Search for full text articles in the fields of allied health and nursing.
CIOS: Provides citations and summaries of articles in the field of Communication. Some full text linking is available.
Classical Music Library (audio): One of the largest multi-label databases of Classical music recordings for listening and learning in libraries. The collection contains over 14,000 albums, including recordings from the world's greatest labels: Hyperion, Bridge Records, Sanctuary Classics, Artemis-Vanguard, Hänssler Classic, Vox and many more (part of Music Online from Alexander Street Press).
Classical Music Reference Library: Contains reference materials spanning the entire history of Western classical music. Over 28,000 essays and images from 39 sources, including the authoritative reference titles Baker's Dictionary of Music, Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, and Baker's Student Encyclopedia of Music (part of Music Online from Alexander Street Press).
Classical Scores Library, volume 1: Contains over 24,000 scores of both in-copyright editions - from publishers such as Boosey and Hawkes, Universal Edition, Edition Peters, A-R Editions - and selected out-of-copyright material from the University Music Editions microfilm series, as well as other public domain scores. Content spans the time periods from the Renaissance to the 21st century, with full scores, study scores, piano-vocal scores, and piano reductions (part of Music Online from Alexander Street Press).
Columbia Granger's World of Poetry: contains more than 250,000 poems in full text and 450,000 citations. The poems in full text are the most widely-read in the English language, as well as in Spanish, French, German, and Italian. Included also is poetry in Portuguese, Polish, Yiddish, Welsh, Gaelic, and other Celtic languages, as well as poems in the ancient languages: Anglo-Saxon, Provencal and Latin.
Computer Database : Find computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology.
Computer Source (SUNYConnect): Contains nearly 300 full text journals and magazines covering topics such as computer science, programming, artificial intelligence, cybernetics, information systems, robotics, and software.
Communications and Mass Media Collection : This collection provides current and accurate information from more than 100 journals focused on all aspects of the communications field. Key subjects covered include: advertising and public relations, literature and writing, linguistics, etc
Congressional Record (Proquest Congressional):Contains the Annals of Congress (1789-1824) and Congressional Record (to 2001).
Contemporary World Music (audio): This database contains nearly 17,000 albums, featuring the sounds of regions from every continent. It includes genres such as reggae, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz, and other genres such as traditional music - Indian classical, fado, flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel, gagaku, and more (part of Music Online from Alexander Street Press).
COS Funding Opportunities: a compilation of available opportunities for grants, fellowships, prizes and other type of funding. Opportunity sponsors come from the public and private sector, including local, state and national governments, foundations and societies and corporations. YOU MUST create an account in order to use this resource
Counseling and Therapy in Video: collection of video available for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.
CountryWatch: Provides up-to-date information and news on the countries of the world.
Criminal Justice Collection : A collection of 150 journals in the field.
Criminal Justice and Public Safety in Video: a collection of documentaries, training videos, and interviews illustrating the strategies, techniques, and experiences of professionals serving on the front lines of justice and public safety.
Culinary Arts Collection : Includes 150 of the major cooking and nutrition magazines. Coverage includes thousands of searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.
Dance in Video: a selection of dance productions and documentaries by the most influential performers and companies of the 20th century. Selections cover ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisational dance, as well as forerunners of the forms and the pioneers of modern concert dance.
Dictionary of Opera Characters, 2nd ed.: An authoritative reference containing over 2,500 entries on operatic characters, with information on the creator of the role and notable performances. Provides extensive coverage of all the characters in operas, and gives synopses for over 200 operas and operettas (part of Oxford Reference Online).
DRAM (audio): A scholarly, not-for-profit resource providing educational communities with on-demand streaming access to CD-quality audio - more than 3,700 albums' worth - of recordings from a distinctive set of 30 independent labels and archives. DRAM's primary focus is the preservation and dissemination of important recordings that have been neglected by the commercial marketplace, recordings that may otherwise become lost or forgotten. A large portion of the database features American music - from folk to opera, Native American to jazz, 19th century classical to early rock, musical theater, contemporary, electronic and beyond.
Drama Online: Need a monologue for an audition? Need a play with a specific cast size? Drama Online, offers all those features and more! Features the work of over 150 playwrights, Has
a Play Tool, offers Character Grids and Part Books, and has an advanced Play Finder
and Monologue Search
EBrary Ebooks: EBrary allows you to create book lists, download ebooks, and check them out to your ereader or other device. Download the app to your IPad or Android device to search and read.
EBSCO Databases: Search several databases at once via this interface.
EBSCO Ebook Collection: Search and view the full text of eBooks.
Education in Video: a collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. Contains teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms.
Education Journals from ProQuest: a database of education journals
Education Source (SUNYConnect) : provides full text of articles from over 350 journals as far back as 1996, in addition to indexing of more than 770 periodicals dating back to 1983. Content includes in-depth coverage of special education and more than 100,000 controlled and cross-referenced names of educational tests. Subject coverage includes adult education, multicultural/ethnic education, teaching methods and much more. Offers one of the largest and most complete collection of full text education journals and covers scholarly research and information relating to all areas of education from early childhood to higher education.
eLibrary Elementary : Contains over 140 magazines and books for elementary students. Also includes the American Heritage Dictionary.
Emily Dickinson's Correspondences: This archive brings together seventy-four poems and letters from Emily’s correspondence with her sister-in-law, Susan Dickinson, dating from the 1850s to the end of Dickinson’s life.
Energy and Power Source: (SUNYConnect) This collection provides full-text coverage of information relevant to many areas integral to the energy and power industries, encompassing all component industries within, including those focused on petroleum, natural gas, electric power, coal, nuclear power, renewable energy, and others. It also provides vital information for professionals involved at any level within the energy and power industries, including research, exploration, extraction, processing, production, distribution, marketing, selling, and more. Energy & Power Source offers cover-to-cover indexing from more than 1,000 publications, including journals, monographs, magazines, and trade publications, all directly dealing with energy industry-related issues. Hundreds of key energy-focused industry and market reports are also included.
Entrepreneurial Studies Source:(SUNYConnect) provides the latest insight into topics relevant to entrepreneurship and small business. This database offers users full text for more than 125 key periodicals, 135 reference books, case studies, thousands of company profiles and over 600 videos with transcripts and related articles from the Harvard Faculty Series and Vator.TV.
Environment Complete (SUNYConnect): Provides information in the areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine and freshwater science, geography, pollution and waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, etc.
Environmental Studies and Policies Collection : Includes nearly 200 journals and provides instant access to the multiple viewpoints of this volatile field of study, including perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests.
ERIC Database (SUNYConnect) : Provides access to education literature and resources, including more than 1,194,000
records and links to more than 100,000 full text documents.
Video: Finding Empirical Research in ERIC
ERIC.ed.gov: ERIC is an online library of education research and information, sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education.
Ethnic Studies Video Online: a collection of films documenting the struggles and triumphs of underrepresented, indigenous, and immigrant communities. Covering Native American Studies, Chicano Studies, African American Studies, and examinations of other racially marginalized communities, the films present issues of social justice, racial and socioeconomic inequalities, and the groups’ contributions to history, culture, and society.
Enthnographic Video Online: A collection documentaries on cultures and ethnography.
Expanded Academic ASAP : This database offers a balanced coverage of every academic concentration – from advertising and microbiology to history and women's studies.
Fine Arts and Music Collection : Contains more than 100 full-text magazines and journals covered in databases such as the Wilson Art Index and RILM.
Gannett Newsstand Complete : Contains 86 Gannett Newspapers, including the Ithaca Journal, Poughkeepsie Journal, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Journal News, Press and Sun-Bulletin (Binghamton) and Star-Gazette (Elmira)
Gardening Landscape and Horticulture Collection : This collection of nearly 50 journals focuses specifically on key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture.
Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online: A comprehensive online resource devoted to music research of all the world's peoples. Includes 1,217 essays and images from 10 sources, in addition to hundreds of audio examples (part of Music Online from Alexander Street Press).
General Onefile : General OneFile provides periodical and news information through an intuitive, user-friendly search interface for researchers at all levels.
Google Scholar: Watch the 30 second video Syncing Google Scholar Settings With Reed Library. This tutorial will walk you through the steps of syncing Google Scholar to retrieve items available through Reed Library
GreenFile:(SUNYConnect) Covers all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
Grolier Online : Includes the following encyclopedia databases: Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, The New Book of Knowledge, La Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre, Amazing Animals of the World, The New Book of Popular Science, America the Beautiful, and Lands and Peoples.
Grove Book of Opera Singers, 2nd ed. The most comprehensive guide to opera singers ever produced, this online volume offers a collection of authoritative biographies for over 1500 singers, from the birth of opera to the present day (part of Oxford Reference Online).
Grove Book of Operas, 2nd ed. This online volume contains a collection of synopses and descriptions of over 250 operas; each essay provides a full synopsis of the opera's plot, a cast list, a note on the singers in the original production, and information on the origins of the work and its literary and social background (part of Oxford Reference Online).
HarpWeek (SUNYConnect) : The full text, full image edition of Harper's Weekly, a civil war era magazine. Dates of coverage: 1857-1865.
Health and Society in Video: defines and explores today’s latest medical progress in health and wellness issues and their impact on society-- with hundreds of premium documentaries, profiles, reports, and interviews.
Health Source - Consumer Edition (SUNYConnect): contains consumer health information on topics such as child care, sports medicine and general health
Health Source - Nursing/Academic Edition (SUNYConnect): Contains over 500 full text scholarly journals in the medical disciplines. Also contains the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers drug information.
Health Reference Center Academic : A source for both health care professionals and consumers concerning important current health information.
Historical Abstracts: A guide to content covering the history of the world from prehistory to the present (EXCLUDING North America).
Home Improvement Collection : This collection of nearly 100 home improvement focused titles includes coverage of such topics as architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and many more.
Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection : Contains content from over 500 industry journals about the hospitality and tourism field including cultural aspects of travel, leisure activities, economic aspects of tourism, and more.
Humanities Source (SUNYConnect): includes many of the most important academic journals in the humanities with the full text of articles from over 300 periodicals dating back to 1995, and high-quality indexing for almost 700 journals—of which 470 are peer-reviewed—dating as far back as 1984. The database provides coverage of feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more. This database includes all data from Humanities International Index plus unique full text content, much of which is not found in other databases.
Humanities Video Online: provides a multidisciplinary collection of films with a broad range of titles in the Humanities and Social Sciences.
IEEE Communications Society: Content includes IEEE journals in Computer Science. This database may require a username/password for access. Please contact the reference desk at 673-3222 for more information.
In The First Person: An index to primary sources, including diaries, letters, oral histories, and personal narratives.
InfoTrac Databases: Link to the various databases offered by this vendor.
InfoTrac Newsstand : Search articles by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields.
International Bibliography of Theater and Dance: Provides full text information covering the disciplines of Theatre and Dance.
International Bibliography of the Social Sciences: IBSS includes over two million bibliographic references to journal articles and to books, reviews and selected chapters dating back to 1951. It is unique in its broad coverage of international material and incorporates over 100 languages and countries. Over 2,800 journals are regularly indexed and some 7,000 books are included each year.
Jazz Music Library (audio): Contains over 10,000 albums, including thousands of jazz artists, ensembles, albums, and genres. It's the largest and most comprehensive collection of streaming jazz available online (part of Music Online from Alexander Street Press).
JSTOR: Provides a comprehensive backfile of major scholarly journals in the Arts and Sciences, Business, Ecology & Botany, General Science, Language & Literature, and Music. Journals are not current, most having a "moving wall" or "embargo" of three to five years, depending on publication.
Kids InfoBits : Contains magazines for K-5, Merriam-Webster's Elementary Dictionary, maps, flags, seals, charts and graphs
Latino Literature, Poetry, Drama, and Fiction: Includes fiction, poetry and plays, representing the Chicano culture, as well as the different ethnicities of Latin American writers with a Hispanic background working in the United States.
LGBT Life with Full Text:(SUNYConnect) contains all of the content available in LGBT Life as well as full text for more than 120 of the most important and historically significant LGBT journals, magazines and regional newspapers, as well as more than 150 full-text monographs and books. The database includes comprehensive indexing and abstract coverage as well as a specialized LGBT Thesaurus containing over 6,400 terms.
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: The database covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Complete coverage is given to various fields of linguistics including descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics.
LISTA plus full text (SUNYConnect): Contains full text to over 500 core journals in librarianship.
Literature Resource Center (SUNYConnect): Covers writers (novelists, poets, essayists, journalists and others) with in-depth material for the 2500 most studied authors. Includes standard reference sources: Contemporary Authors; Dictionary of Literary Biography; Contemporary Literary Criticism (Select); and the Encyclopedia of Literature.
MasterFile Premier: (SUNYConnect) This multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,750 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and 164,424 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 453,000 photos, maps & flags.
MathSciNet: A carefully maintained and easily searchable database of reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information for much of the mathematical sciences literature.
MEDLINE with Full Text (SUNYConnect): Contains the full text of over 1400 medical journals.
Mergent Online: provides business and financial information for over 23,000 U.S. and international companies. 30 years of historical stock prices are available. SEC filings (real-time and archived to 1993) are included for the 10,000+ NYSE, AMEX and NASDAQ exchange companies. Financials for 15 years are "as reported" and can be downloaded to spreadsheet software such as Microsoft Excel. Select private company reports are also available.
Mergent Investors Edge: Mergent InvestorEdge provides a powerful business research tool, access to the documents and financial information you need for each individual company – incorporating the latest research technology for comprehensive investment research. Look up all corporate documents including annual, industry and equity reports as well as general contact information for each domestic and international company in our database.
Mergent Archives: Mergent Archives is an online database featuring a vast, indexed collection of corporate and industry related documents. The database contains hundreds of thousands of reports covering over 100 countries and industries. Mergent Archives uses a reliable and easy to navigate system designed to meet your historical research needs.
Military and Government Collection (SUNYConnect) : Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, also including full text pamphlets.
MLA International Bibliography: Covers literature, language, linguistics, dramatic arts and the practice of teaching language. Articles, books, book chapters, and dissertation citations from 1920-Present. Includes a directory of periodicals.
Music Index (EbscoHost): A comprehensive guide to music periodicals and literature featuring cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts of articles about music, musicians, and the music industry for more than 475 periodicals, as well as book reviews, obituaries, news, and selective coverage for more than 230 periodicals. Covers 1970-present.
Music Online: A cross-searchable index of various Alexander Street Press music databases, including: African American Reference, Classical Music Reference, Garland Encyclopedia of World Music, Classical Scores Library, Smithsonian Global Sound, American Song, Classical Music Library, Contemporary World Music and Jazz Music Library.
National Newspaper Index : Full text coverage from 1977-Present of top-five American newspapers: Wall Street Journal, Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post and New York Times (Book Review and Magazine included).
NAXOS Music Library (audio): Naxos Music Library provides access to over 86,000 CDs and more than 1,200,000 tracks of Classical, Jazz, World and Folk music. The library offers the complete BIS, Chandos, Hänssler, Hungaroton, Marco Polo, Naxos and Ondine catalogs, as well as selected titles of other leading independent labels. Over 1,000 albums are added monthly.
New England Journal of Medicine (SUNYConnect): Full text of the journal
Newspaper Source Plus (SUNYConnect): Includes over 1500 full text newspapers in addition to over 500,000 radio and television transcripts.
New York State Newspapers : Full text coverage of several New York State newspapers.
NewsBank: This comprehensive news collection is ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level. Its diverse source types include print and online-only newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos
North American Theatre Online: Information for every theatrical figure, play, theater, major production, and production company from Colonial Times to present, in both the United States and Canada.
North American Women's Drama: This collection contains more than 1,500 plays with related biographical, production, and theatrical information as well as playbills and photographs. Covers colonial times to the present.
Nursing and Allied Health Collection : contains more than 400 publications related to the nursing field.
Opera in Video: (now part of VAST: Academic Video Online from Alexander Street Press) this collection contains some of the most important opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. Selections represent the world’s best performers, conductors, and opera houses and are based on a work’s importance to the operatic canon.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context : Full text articles on social issues. Includes topic overviews, primary sources, statistics, photographs and podcasts.
Oxford English Dictionary: Definitions, history, and pronunciation of over 500,000 words.
Oxford Music Online: Oxford Music Online is the access point for Grove Music Online and other Oxford music reference resources, including The Oxford Dictionary of Music, The Oxford Companion to Music, and The Encyclopedia of Popular Music.
Oxford Reference: includes over 175 titles language and subject reference works from the Oxford Companions and Oxford Dictionaries series, plus the Visual English Dictionary, the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations and the Encyclopedia of Mammals
PAIS International: includes records from the print PAIS Bulletin 1977 and forward; it also includes PAIS print Foreign Language Index published 1972-1990, at which time it merged with the PAIS Bulletin. The PAIS International database contains continually updated records for over half a million journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference papers, web content, and more.
The Pennsylvania Gazette: The Pennsylvania Gazette was one of the United States’ most prominent newspapers from 1728—before the time period of the American Revolution—until 1800. Published in Philadelphia from 1728 through 1800, The Pennsylvania Gazette is considered The New York Times of the 18th century.
Philosopher's Index: Citations and abstracts from books and journals of philosophy and related fields. Covers ethics, social philosophy, political philosophy as well as philosophy of law, religion, science, history, education and language.
Philosophy and Religious Studies in Video: contains films documenting philosophical and religious thought and how it shapes human behavior today.
Physical Review Focus: Provides summaries of selected research papers from Physical Review and Physical Review Letters.
Physical Review Online: Physics abstracts. Coverage from 1893 to Present. Includes Physical Review A, B, C, D, E. Also includes two special topic areas Accelerators & Beams and Physics Education Research.
PILOTS: The PILOTS database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Its goal is to include citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events, without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographical limitations, and to offer both current and retrospective coverage.
PNAS Online: The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. Coverage from 1915-Present. Includes articles, commentaries and author profiles.
Points of View Reference Center (SUNYConnect): A full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue.
Politics and Current Affairs Video Online: a collection of issue-based documentaries from around the world. Covering Immigration and Border Studies, Middle East Studies, Urban Studies, Political Science, Globalization, and Human Rights, the films focus on the key issues and events of recent global history.
Popular Magazines : This database is 100% full text and includes over 1000 titles, including 600 titles recommended by Bowker's "Magazines for Libraries". Titles like Consumer Reports, Time, National Geographic, The New Yorker, Newsweek, Vanity Fair, US News and World Report, Vogue, Fortune, Business Week, National Review, Cosmopolitan, and NPR are included in this database.
Professional Development Collection (SUNYConnect) : Provides a highly specialized collection of electronic information especially for professional educators, professional librarians and education researchers. Includes full text for the Chronicle of Higher Education.
Proquest Criminal Justice: a comprehensive database of U.S. and international criminal justice journals. The database provides research support for students interested in careers in criminal justice, law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security.
Proquest Education Journals: gives users access to around 900 top educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text. This database covers not only the literature on primary, secondary, and higher education but also special education, home schooling, adult education, and hundreds of related topics.
Proquest Political Science: ProQuest Political Science covers the literature of political science and international relations, including such topics as comparative politics, political economy, international development, environmental policy, and hundreds of related topics.
Proquest Social Science Journals: ProQuest Social Science Journals provides information on hundreds of topics, including Addiction studies, Urban studies, Family studies, and International relations.
Proquest Sociology: Covers the international literature of sociology and social work, including culture and social structure, history and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse and addiction, and more.
PsycArticles: Full text articles covering general psychology as well as specialized, applied, clinical and theoretical research. Coverage from 1894-Present.
PsycINFO: Citations and summaries of psychology topics. Also includes the psychological aspects
of medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology,
linguistics, anthropology, business, and law. Coverage from 1887 to present.
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection (SUNYConnect): Covers information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods.
Psychology Collection : A collection of over 200 psychology-related titles.
Psychology Video Online: provides key films in the discipline of Psychology. The collection provides documentaries, interviews, case studies, and psychological experiments. Topics covered include addiction, group psychology, feminist psychology, family psychology, children & adolescent psychology, depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Readers' Guide Retrospective: Covers 1890-1982. This standard source indexes popular publications, focusing on U.S. culture and history
Regional Business News (SUNYConnect) : Regional Business News incorporates 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires
covering metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
Religion and Philosophy Collection (SUNYConnect): Contains coverage of such topics and world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, philosophy of language, etc.
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature: RILM is a comprehensive music bibliography featuring citations, abstracts and subject indexing. Its coverage spans 1967 to the present, and the database is updated monthly. RILM covers articles in over 11,000 journals (including publications in 214 different languages), many of which are not specifically devoted to music. RILM includes over 700,000 records, and over 40,000 new records are added every year.
Salem Health: Salem Health brings online access to Salem Press’ award-winning health reference works. Contains: Complementary & Alternative Medicine, Genetics, Magill’s Medical Guide, Sixth Edition, & Psychology & Mental Health
Salem History: Contains: - Milestone Documents, Encyclopedia of Mathematics & Society, Historical Encyclopedia of American Business, & Musicians & Composers
Salem Literature: Contains Critical Surveys of: Long Fiction, American Poets, British, Irish, & Commonwealth Poets , European Poets, and World Poets. Also includes Cumulative Indexes to Poetry, Topical Essays, Poetry
ScienceDirect (SUNYConnect): Access the full text of over 700 titles in the sciences, social sciences and mathematics.
Science Video Online: a comprehensive streaming video resource for the study of Scientific disciplines. The collection of films covers Environmental Studies, Natural History, and the Physical and Biological Sciences-- including coverage of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Geology, Oceanography, Ecology, Astronomy, and Geography.
SciFinder: SciFinder Scholar is an electronic version of Chemical Abstracts providing direct access to research on chemicals, chemical reactions, & chemistry journals.
Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries (audio): A virtual encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural traditions. Search by country, language, instrument, country, genre, etc. Listen to both music and spoken word. Includes nearly 3,000 albums of music in a wide variety of musical forms and genres (part of Music Online from Alexander Street Press).
Social Sciences Full Text: (SUNYConnect) provides access to a wide assortment of the most important English-language journals published in the social sciences. This resource provides detailed indexing for over 625 periodicals dating back as far as 1983—nearly 400 of which are peer-reviewed.
Social Services Abstracts: Social Services Abstracts provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development.
SocIndex with Full Text: Provides journal articles for all areas of Sociology, with coverage for some journals dating back to 1895.
Sociological Abstracts: Abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,800+ serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers.
SportDiscus with Full Text: Search Sports and Sports Medicine Journals
Springer E-Books: Full text of books online.
Teacher Reference Center: (SUNYConnect) Provides coverage on key education topics such as Assessment, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, Science & Mathematics, and more
Theatre in Video: contains more than 250 definitive performances of the world's leading plays, together with more than 100 film documentaries, online in streaming video - more than 500 hours in all, representing hundreds of leading playwrights, actors and directors.
Twentieth Century North American Drama: Contains plays by more than 200 twentieth century North American playwrights.
Vocational and Career Collection (SUNYConnect): Provides coverage of more than 300 trade and industry-related periodicals.
Wall Street Journal Digital Microfilm (Use Firefox or Chrome as your browser): Online version of the paper resource
Web of Science: Search for citations to scholarly journal articles in all subject areas. Conduct cited reference searches for articles that cite a previously published work (1970 - present).
WestLaw Next: Provides access to primary (federal/state cases, statutes, regulations, administrative decisions, legislation) and secondary publications (encyclopedia, dictionary, legal commentary, 900+ journals, news) in law.
WorldCat: Provides a search of millions of books, scores, dissertations, etc., from around the world. Use ILL to receive the item.
Women and Gender Studies Video Online: provides films covering the study of gender, feminism, women’s history, media studies, and politics. The collection addresses issues of social justice, gender/sexual identity, gay and lesbian studies, and provides insight into the contributions of women to history, culture, and society.
Women and Social Movements in the U.S.: Contains primary documents and images pertaining to women and social movements, 1600 to present.
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts: provides citations, abstracts, and indexing of the international serials literature in political science and its complementary fields, including international relations, law, and public administration / policy.